Brands We Love: Tiffany & Co.
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Name: Tiffany & Co.
Established: 1837 by Charles Lewis Tiffany
Big Break: 1878 Paris World Exposition - Tiffany's Japanesque silver won highest honors
Signature Style: Elegance, sophistication, exclusivity, and flawless craftsmanship
Latest Design: Tiffany T
Perfect For: The woman with elegant, effortless style
The brand is a Hollywood icon - featured 48 times on the big screen (who hasn't fallen in love with Breakfast at Tiffany's?) and 28 times on the small screen. Not to mention the jewelry has been a celebrity favorite since Eleanor Roosevelt wore a Tiffany engagement ring in 1904. What could be a better indicator of success than that?!
Here are a few lesser-known facts about the jewelry icon:
|Tiffany published the first mail-order catalog ever in the United States - Blue Book||The traditional six-prong solitaire diamond engagement ring is actually a registered trademark design called the Tiffany Setting®|
|Tiffany & Co. creates the Vince Lombardi Trophy for each Super Bowl||Despite having seemingly been around forever, Tiffany Keys were only launched in 2009|
Photo source: Tiffany & Co.
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